In the area of the Joint Forces Operation on June 24, the armed forces of the Russian Federation violated the ceasefire fifteen times, - the JFO headquarters reported. The enemy fired at the positions of our units with the use of 152 mm artillery systems prohibited by the Minsk agreements, 120 and 82 mm mortars, as well as various grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns and small arms. There are no losses among the Ukrainian servicemen. Our units gave an adequate response to shelling by the armed formations of the Russian Federation, the losses of the enemy are being specified.
A citizen of the Russian Federation was detained by border guards of the Luhansk detachment from the JFO. The man tried to get into the ranks of the illegal armed formations of the "LNR", - press center of the Joint Forces Operation reported. The man is a native of Voronezh. He told that he had repeatedly served his sentence in prisons in Russia for robbery and theft. Around May 2019, he had a conflict with criminal authority. In this regard, he intended to get into the so-called "LNR" and join the ranks of illegal armed formations in order to "participate in the armed conflict of the Russian Federation with the USA".
The so-called "Public Chamber of the LNR" elected its "chairman" and his deputies in occupied Luhansk, - separatist media reported. Aleksey Karyakin became head of the "chamber". In 2014, he actively participated in separatist actions and rallies on the territory of Kadiyivka and Luhansk, on April 17, he represented the militants who seized the building of the SBU administration in Luhansk at a meeting with representatives of the OSCE monitoring group. He became "head of the LNR parliament" on May 18, 2014. The "people's council" dismissed Karyakin on March 25, 2016, after what he left for Russia and lost his "deputy powers". On September 21, 2016, Karyakin was put on the wanted list "in connection with the attempted coup d'état". After the flight of "head of the LNR" Igor Plotnitsky to the Russian Federation, Karyakin returned to the "LNR" in November 2018.
A miner of the Progress Mine was hospitalized in critical condition in occupied Chystyakove (formerly Torez) as a result of work injury on June 24. This was reported by the so-called "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the DNR". It was reported that a loose piece of rock injured the miner of highwall mining, born in 1981. The victim was treated on site and transported to a local hospital in critical condition.
A fire occurred in a correctional colony in occupied Donetsk. This was reported by the so-called "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the DNR". "Donetsk, Leninsky district, the village of Molodizhne, correctional colony, workshop for processing of woodware – a fire", - the report said. There are no victims and injured. The fire destroyed the roof insulation in the area of 17 square meters. the roof insulation was damaged in the area of 15 square meters.